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On the Lake-Central to Airport, ASU. Phoenix, Scottsdale, Stadiums & more

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 153 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Beautiful Lakefront- 2 Bedroom 2 Bath, single level with large lakeside decks

Our beautiful single level, 2 bedroom, 2 bath, 1650 sf waterfront home is in one of the most desirable communities in the area.

Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport is a short 10 minute drive, as are Scottsdale, Mesa, Gilbert, Chandler, Ahwatukee.

Central to ASU, stadiums, golf courses & ball parks.

Walking distance to many parks, shops, restaurants, grocery stores, bike/walking paths & more. Great hiking trails & mountain bike trails are a ten minute drive from the property. Being close to freeways and mass transit allows for easy access to downtown Tempe(ASU & Mill Ave) & the greater Phoenix/Scottsdale area!

Lakefront decks (2 levels) allow for relaxing while you enjoy your morning coffee/breakfast, or an evening BBQ while you watch the sun go down. For those cooler evenings, the gas fire-pit will keep you warm.

Our Villa comes with use of the pontoon boat (easy to use), bikes & kayak. Clubhouse facilities available under certain conditions (see more info under Villa details).

Completely remodeled in 2015, it has a modern kitchen with stainless steel appliances & luxurious bathrooms. Everything you need is here for your enjoyment & use. This is our home when the property is not rented, & there are many items not generally found in 'rental only' properties.

*This is a non-smoking home.... includes inside, outside on the patio's & on the boat.

*No events or parties allowed.

*The person booking the property must be staying at the property the entire duration of the booking & must be at least 30 years of age.

*The rental is for a total of 4 people. Only registered guests are allowed on the property unless approved, in writing, by owners.

*Property is not childproofed & the lake is directly outside the back patio. There is no gate to protect children from water access. Feel free to contact us if you need further details.

***Property is also available to travelers wishing to share the property with the owners. The private guest bedroom allows for 2 guests, & has its own private bathroom. Guest have access to the rest of the property, boat & clubhouse facilities. Inquiry for shared rates can be done through the VRBO communication channel. Simply inquire via this listing, & request a quote for the private room/bath. There is no minimum age requirement when sharing the property with the owners.***

MORE DETAILS

INSIDE:

**Secure, wireless, high speed Internet at no charge to renters.

**Each bedroom has a flat screen 4K SmartTV, Blue-ray player, Direct TV, Hulu & Netflix (if you have account). Bedrooms are furnished with a queen size beds, dressers, night stands. Choice of blankets, down or down alternative comforters & pillows. High quality sheets & towels are an added bonus.

** Master suite opens onto the upper lakeside patio & has a water view & ensuite bath. Double sink vanity, granite countertop, large walk-in shower & low water use toilet. Walk-in closet with built in dresser. Two comfortable reading chairs.

**Second, or guest bedroom, is on the opposite end of the Villa & away from the Master Suite. There is a small patio accessible from the bedroom sliding door. Bathroom has a tub with hand held & rain shower, single vanity with marble countertop & low water use toilet.

**Living room has a Flat screen, curved SmartTV. Leather sofa & love-seat offer comfortable seating for reading, watching TV or for great conversations. Gas fireplace for when the weather is chilly.

**Kitchen is a chefʻs delight. Travertine slab countertops, high-end appliances (including Vita-mix, Nespresso machine, toaster oven, Kitchen-aid mixer, quality dishes, pots, pans & utensils.

****Depending on the time of year you can find fun & interesting fruit, vegetables, edible flowers & herbs in & around the property. These are organically grown & they are yours to enjoy!

**The center of the house has a lovely outdoor atrium that is separated from the inside by large sliding doors. A small fountain with hanging glass balls overhead, potted cactus & hummingbird feeder live in this space. The hummingbirds will put on quite a show for you should you choose to replenish their food.

**Front-loading (he) washer/dryer is energy efficient to use & we provide eco-friendly detergent for your use.

OUTSIDE:

**16' pontoon boat with an electric motor comes with the rental(unless out for repair).

**Large stainless steel propane BBQ grill on lakeside deck. Full tank of propane provided.

**Comfortable conversation chairs on the large upper deck & propane fire-pit with full propane tank on arrival.

**Table with umbrella & seating for 4-6 on lower deck.

**Towels are provided for our guests, including large pool towels & shower towels for use at the clubhouse.

**Bikes available for guest to use.

**Swimming, unfortunately, is not allowed in the lake itself, but we are 2 short blocks to the clubhouse & the pool there is wonderful. Renters are expected to abide by HOA community rules(typical here) & we supply a copy for reference.

**Renters have the use of the driveway, but the garage is not available.

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**Clubhouse is available only to those staying 30 days or longer, unless you book for the shared option, due to a new rule passed by the HOA board members. We are hoping this will change in the near future. For those able to use the clubhouse, we will provide clubhouse passes available when you arrive.

The clubhouse facilities include:

Weight room & cardio room

Olympic size pool & jacuzzi

Table tennis, foos ball & pool table

Tennis, sand volleyball, basketball, pickleball, & handball courts.

Children's play area with wading pool & shaded climbing apparatus.

The Clubhouse has equipment for guests use. Simply ask at the front desk.

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*Owners maintains 'closed off' areas & cupboards which are marked & locked. We appreciate your understanding that these area's are for owners personal use only.

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We require a 60 day cancellation notice (prior to your reservation check-in date) to receive a full refund. Cleaning fees, insurance premiums, & taxes (14.07%) will be refunded in full when cancelling within the 60-day requirement. There are no refunds for early check outs, no-shows, or stays shortened or prevented due to weather. Recognize that your commitment to booking our house for your preferred dates means that others will be turned away. Refunds do not include bank or credit card fees that you incurred or VRBO service charge fees, if any).

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* Places visitors like to go in & around greater Phoenix & Scottsdale area-all within an hour or less drive from the property (many are accessible via our public transportation systems):

Spring Training Stadium Ball Parks

ASU Campus

Golf-public & private

Mill Avenue

Tempe Town Lake

Tempe Beach Park

South Mountain

Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch

Saguaro Lake

Salt River Tubing

Old Town Scottsdale

Historic Districts in Phoenix

Phoenix Zoo

Phoenix Botanical Gardens

Papago Park

CamelBack Mountain

Arizona Science Center

South Mountain Park

Taliesin West(Franky Lloyd Wrights winter home)

McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park

Hall of Flame Fire Museum

Heard Museum

Scottsdale 5th Ave Fashion Square Shopping Mall

Miniature Golf

Casino's

Art galleries & art walks

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A little further from the property but still fun & exciting places to visit:

Tucson-2 hours by car

Bisbee: 3 hours by car

Tombstone: 2 1/2 hours by car

Arizona-Sonaora Desert Museum

Sagauaro National Park

Oak Creek Canyon

Slide Rock State Park

Grand Canyon-4 hours by car

Sedona, Flagstaff, Jerome, Cottonwood, 2 hours by car

Wupatki National Monument

Meteor Crater

Lake Powell

Prescott-1.5 hours by car

We have a lot of brochures that you can look through if you are interested in some of these area's. There is just so much to do here that it is difficult to include everything for everybody.

More Details

Owner
DiAnn Bottomley & Robert Gutierrez
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
April 22, 2017

Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation house rental in South Tempe, Arizona

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 153 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • children not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Master bath
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Bathrooms have been recently updated. The master has 2 sinks, toilet & walk-in shower. The second bathroom is just outside the 2nd bedroom door & has a single vanity, toilet & tub with shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • Both bedrooms have queen size beds with quality, high thread count sheets. Bedrooms are at opposite ends of the villa, so each is cozy & quiet.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
The community has beautiful parks through out, with access to other parts of the lake. Most of the homes in the community are not on the water directly & these park accesses allow them to enjoy the lake. The clubhouse also has a boat that goes out 1 Friday a month or you can rent it by the hour for a private ride around the lake & they will supply the Captain. This allows you to relax & enjoy the surrounding should you feel uncomfortable taking our boat out.

Location

Nearest Airport
9 Miles
Phoenix Sky Harbor
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
The Watershed or Pier 54
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Interstates & highways: 101, 10, 202, 17, 60
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
The Watershed or Pier 54
Car: recommended

The Lakes community is centrally located to most venues in the Phoenix, Scottsdale & surrounding areas. ASU, Mill Avenue & Tempe Town Lake is a short 10 minute drive or a 20 minute bike ride. The Lakes is home to many birds, turtles & fish (catch & release only). Our Villa offers quiet, safe & relaxing atmosphere with access to our private community clubhouse, large pool, spa, tennis, basketball and racquetball courts and cardio & weight room & game room. Two lakeside restaurants with outdoor patio's & a hair salon are 2 blocks from the villa.

The Villa is walking distance to many parks, shops, bike/walking paths & more. Great hiking trails & mountain bike trails are a ten minute drive from the property. Close to freeways and mass transit allows easy access to the greater Phoenix/Scottsdale area! Of course Uber & Lyft are an easy way to get around should you not want to rent a vehicle.

Some of places visitors like to goin in & around greater Phoenix, Scottsdale & surrounding area -all within an hour drive or less(many are accessible via our public transportation systems):

Spring Training Stadium Ball Parks

ASU Campus

Golf-public & private

Mill Avenue

Tempe Town Lake

Tempe Beach Park

South Mountain

Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch

Saguaro Lake

Salt River Tubing

Old Town Scottsdale

Historic Districts in Phoenix

Phoenix Zoo

Phoenix Botanical Gardens

Papago Park

CamelBack Mountain

Arizona Science Center

South Mountain Park

Taliesin West(Franky Lloyd Wrights winter home)

McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park

Hall of Flame Fire Museum

Heard Museum

Scottsdales 5th Ave Shopping mall

Miniature Golf

Casino's

Art walks

Approximate distance from Tempe:

Tucson-2 hours by car

Bisbee: 3 hours by car

Tombstone: 2 1/2 hours by car

Arizona-Sonaora Desert Museum

Sagauaro National Park

Oak Creek Canyon

Slide Rock State Park

Grand Canyon-4 hours by car

Sedona, Flaggstaf, Jerome, Cottonwood, 2 hours by car

Wupatki National Monument

Meteor Crater

Lake Powell

Prescott-3 hours by car

We have a lot of brochures that you can look through if you are interested in some of these area's. There is just so much to do here that it is difficult to include everything for everybody.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation house rental in South Tempe, Arizona

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
April 8th-April 30th 2017
Apr 8 2017 - Apr 30 2017
4 night minimum stay
C$239
C$1,537
 
 
May 2017
May 1 2017 - May 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
C$239
C$1,640
 
 
Summer 2017
Jun 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
C$171
C$1,093
C$3,690
 
 
September
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
4 night minimum stay
C$171
C$1,162
C$3,826
 
 
October 2017
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
C$191
C$1,230
C$3,963
 
 
November 2017
Nov 1 2017 - Nov 30 2017
4 night minimum stay
C$273
C$1,760
 
 
December 2017
Dec 1 2017 - Dec 31 2017
5 night minimum stay
C$307
C$1,980
 
 
Jnanuary 2
Jan 1 2018 - Jan 31 2018
5 night minimum stay
C$342
C$2,296
C$7,516
 
 
February 2018
Feb 1 2018 - Feb 28 2018
5 night minimum stay
C$342
C$2,296
C$7,516
 
 
March 2018
Mar 1 2018 - Mar 31 2018
5 night minimum stay
C$410
C$2,733
C$8,882
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
C$171
C$1,398
C$4,042
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection C$135.28
Cleaning C$204.97 + Tax
Tax Rate 14.07%

Weekly & monthly rates have been discounted. Cancellation Information/Policy: 100% of your payment will be refund(excluding VRBO/credit card fee's) if cancellation is made 60 days or more before your scheduled reservation date.
Travel insurance is available for purchased and is highly recommended if this is a concern. Please ask for further information or contact your preferred insurer. This is a NON-Smoking property(inside & out).

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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